Visit during one of nature’s most spectacular shows - autumn - experience Vermont’s only natl park bejeweled in vibrant fall colors. Take in yellows, oranges & reds of the park’s hard wood forests, experience the changing season, reflect on the story of stewardship, of people taking care of places. Hike the trails & participate in the many fall programs, share an enduring connection to the land. Read More
Autumn's Colorful Canvas
Secret Lives of Bats Wrkshp Oct 27 10am
Come join us at the National Park to celebrate National Bat Week and learn about the secret lives of bats!
Applying Soil Health Principles - Nov 3
Join us 10 am-noon to learn how land managers can help to increase soil health & create conditions for thriving and resilient ecosystems.
Daily Ranger Programs through Oct 31
Park will be open for tours thru Oct 31. Please call ahead 802-457-3366 x222 to join a tour. Enjoy the autumnal views in and around the park
Mondays - Untold Stories 2-3pm
Many people not named Marsh, Billings, or Rockefeller lived at, worked on, or visited this place & created positive change - discover more
Tuesdays: Art Pick 2-3pm
Participants decide focus: paintings, sculpture, decorative arts - the Mansion is a treasure trove of beautiful and intriguing objects.
Women's Wednesdays 2-3pm tour
Join us on Wednesdays and learn about the accomplished and influential women who helped shape this estate, community and the nation.
Conservation Through Artist's Eye
Thurs 2-3:15- View art by acclaimed landscape painters (Bierstadt, Cole & Durand) & explore how art influenced the conservation movement.
Fallout Fridays - 2-3pm
How did the Cold War influence conservation thinking? Descend into the 1960s era fallout shelter built by Laurance Rockefeller
Junior Rangers Adventures Saturday 1-2pm
Kids 7-12 Complete activities with park ranger & learn about nature & this special national park, earn Junior Ranger Badge.
Gardens Thru the Generations - Sat @ 2pm
Explore the gardens - formal & "secret" - tucked into the hills beyond the Mansion, that underscore the site's story of nature appreciation
Sundays Hidden Spaces Unique Places
Sunday 2-3:15 View spaces usually closed to the public on this behind-the-scenes tour - from the 3rd floor of Mansion to servant’s quarters
Last updated: October 15, 2018